Sports World Reacts To Brittney Griner's Lawyer News

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The basketball world has been anxiously waiting for WNBA star Brittney Griner to return home.

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It doesn't sound like that'll happen anytime soon though. 

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Alexandr Boykov, a lawyer for Griner,

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had an unfortunate update on the two-time Olympic gold medalist. 

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It seems like Griner's confidence in a return to the United States is waning by the day.

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"She is not yet absolutely convinced that America will be able to take her home," Boykov said.

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Of course, this is really upsetting to hear.

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